Monthly Archives: April 2016

How does General Woodward make the slightest bit of sense?

How does General Woodward make the slightest bit of sense? At a Chief of Staff summit in regards to sexual assault, Major General Margaret Woodward wants all commanders to “start by believing.” Believe there is [...]

By |2016-04-18T10:56:32+00:00April 18th, 2016|Military Justice, Quotes|Comments Off on How does General Woodward make the slightest bit of sense?

The Accused the Unacknowledged Victim of the Military’s Robust Prosecution of Sexual Assault

The Accused the Unacknowledged Victim of the Military’s Robust Prosecution of Sexual Assault. This is an excellent read for those in the military, are considering joining or anyone for that matter. Click the link, article [...]

By |2016-04-18T10:33:29+00:00April 18th, 2016|Education, False Allegations, Military Justice|Comments Off on The Accused the Unacknowledged Victim of the Military’s Robust Prosecution of Sexual Assault

550% increase in preferral of court-martial charges as a response to allegations of sexual assault

550% increase in preferral of court-martial charges as a response to allegations of sexual assault.  Department of Defense-wide statistics reveal that instances of preferral of court-martial charges as a response to allegations of sexual assault [...]

By |2016-04-18T10:31:37+00:00April 18th, 2016|Education, Military Justice|Comments Off on 550% increase in preferral of court-martial charges as a response to allegations of sexual assault

Legal Myths Saga…Police are objective in their investigations

Legal Myths Saga…Police are objective in their investigations. “In many ways, this is the bedrock assumption of our criminal justice process. Police investigators have vast discretion about what leads to pursue, which witnesses to interview, [...]

By |2016-04-15T12:27:39+00:00April 15th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Legal Myths Saga…Police are objective in their investigations

Legal Myths Saga…The prosecution is at a substantial disadvantage because it must prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt

Legal Myths Saga…The prosecution is at a substantial disadvantage because it must prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt. “Juries are routinely instructed that the defendant is presumed innocent and the prosecution must prove guilt [...]

By |2016-04-15T12:10:15+00:00April 15th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Legal Myths Saga…The prosecution is at a substantial disadvantage because it must prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt